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Bank of England flags market concerns

The Bank of England is warning about potential irregularities in financial markets on a regular basis as it tries to address the problems that dragged it into r... Read Story

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Capturing the country’s rich legacy of leadership legacy

For the past 15 to 20 years we have been on a mission critical adventure – working with and interviewing top leaders in South Africa specifically, but oft... Read Story


Getting to know the stuff South Africa’s leaders are made of

It was back in 2010 when Adriaan and I first mooted the idea of doing something unique to foster a national conversation on leadership. Wherever we looked, it s... Read Story

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Zuma bungles chance to show real leadership
February 18 2015 at 04:46

Of course I watched the State of the Nation Address with keen interest. And yes, even though I am a passionate South African and interested in what the president had to say, my interest levels were higher this time round.<... Read Story

Let’s stop the finger-pointing and embrace accountability
February 18 2015 at 04:43

The 2015 State of the Nation Address will forever be a case study for many academics and political projects, including parliamentary democracy, political accountability, our electoral systems and whether our leaders are pr... Read Story

Daunting task to keep China bank stable
February 17 2015 at 04:56

As Chinese leaders attempt to guide their slowing economy into a soft landing, they’re counting heavily on People’s Bank of China Governor Zhou Xiaochuan to keep conditions stable. It’s a daunting task. Read Story

Corruption takes us on the road to nowhere
February 17 2015 at 04:55

“How could SA National Roads Agency Limited (Sanral) not know that their projects were overpriced? They must have been in cahoots with the construction firms!” This is the refrain we often hear when the issue o... Read Story

Chaos in Parliament needs SA to change course
February 16 2015 at 04:49

In all honesty, South Africa will sleep-walk into disaster if the country does not change course soon.

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The ANC is reaping the whirlwind
February 14 2015 at 23:06

Key issues were obliterated in the House by scenes that warned parties to beware the forces shaped in youth groups, writes Victor Kgomoeswana

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Where SA should look for growth
February 14 2015 at 22:57

We need to re-evaluate the value chain and venture into unexplored territory, writes Thebe Mabanga

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SA must divest from coal and oil
February 14 2015 at 22:13

Banks are funding the fossil fuel industry, and profits continue to be harvested at the expense of lives and the planet, writes Nicole King

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Deflation, currency wars, oil and easy money
February 12 2015 at 04:56

The failure of the European Central Bank (ECB) and the Bank of Japan to achieve their inflation goals, together with the collapse in the oil price, has unleashed a huge wave of global monetary easing.

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Let’s apply examples of coping with hardship
February 12 2015 at 04:54

This week this article comes with special extra benefits. Not only do you get to read about South African and global economics in an easy to understand format, but once you’re done reading you can also burn the piece... Read Story

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